Robert Half Accounts Receivable Clerk in ALBANY, New York
If you're a self-starting and detail-oriented Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk, we might have a job for you! This is a long-term contract / temporary to hire Accounts Receivable Clerk position and is based in the Albany, New York area. Robert Half is partnering with a growing Non-Profit company who is seeking an Accounts Receivable (A/R) Clerk to join the accounting team. As part of their duties, the Accounts Receivable Clerk will enter, post and reconcile batches, research and resolve customer A/R issues, prepare aging report, place billing and collection calls, maintain cash receipts journal, update, and reconcile sub-ledger to G/L. If you can process 200+ invoices per week and are looking for career growth potential, then you're a great match for this position.
Your responsibilities in this role
Present information, as requested to shippers, customers, the sales/marketing department and other stakeholders
Corroborate documents and codes
Reconcile bank accounts, posting and balancing financial data in different ledgers
Perform a variety of basic accounting tasks in accordance with standard procedures, including general accounting tasks
Process payments and compile segments of annual reports and monthly closings in compliance with GAAP
Review status of delinquent accounts daily and initiate collection action by contacting customers
Contact clients to help resolve payment issues; assist in setting up payment plans
Support, communicate, and reinforce the mission, values and culture of the organization
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Joe Macaluso or Kevin Aucoin with Robert Half Contract Talent at 518-462-1430. We look forward to hearing from you with your interest!
Proficient in ERP systems
AA or BS/BA degree in Accounting or related field
Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement
Analytical skills in basic accounts receivable and accounting policy
Aging Accounts experience required
Aging Reports experience
Comprehensive knowledge of Accounts Receivable (AR)
Foundational knowledge in Commercial Collections
2+ years of relevant experience in accounts receivable
Proficiency in Microsoft Office with strong Excel skills
Robert Half is the world’s first and largest specialized talent solutions firm that connects highly qualified job seekers to opportunities at great companies. We offer contract, temporary and permanent placement solutions for finance and accounting, technology, marketing and creative, legal, and administrative and customer support roles.
Robert Half puts you in the best position to succeed by advocating on your behalf and promoting you to employers. We provide access to top jobs, competitive compensation and benefits, and free online training. Stay on top of every opportunity – even on the go. Download the Robert Half app and get 1-tap apply, instant notifications for AI-matched jobs, and more.
Questions? Call your local office at 1.888.490.3195. All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Benefits are available to contract/temporary professionals. Visit https://roberthalf.gobenefits.net/ for more information.